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Technology is the single greatest force driving the changes in the way we work, live and behave. The new, multiple devices we deploy throughout our work day allow us to flow between tasks, fluidly, and frequently. Gesture is the first office chair designed to support our interactions with today’s technologies. It was inspired by the movement of the human body and created for the way we work today. Learn more here.
Walls aren’t going away—they’re simply being asked to do more. V.I.A. creates intelligent rooms, designed to augment human interaction by providing true acoustical privacy and hosting technology. It provides a sense of permanence with the speed and design flexibility of a relocatable wall. Available Spring 2014. Learn more here.
Innovation is the result of collaboration. QiVi is designed to help the process of collaboration by supporting the user in many ways. QiVi encourages movement and supports multiple postures through automatic and intuitive adjustments in the backrest and seat. The pivoting backrest and gliding seat move with the user so they can stay focused and comfortable. Learn more here.
Comfortable. As mobile work moves around, it often needs to spread out — at home, at universities, in hotel rooms, even in creative business environments. Hosu encourages spreading out. Designed by Patricia Urquiola, this unique work lounge creates a comforting personal space to relax and get things done. Learn more here.
The Massaud Collection including a Lounge, Work Lounge and Ottoman has been inspired by first class flight seating. The collection offers a comfortable, lifestyle inspired alternative to traditional desk centric work postures. Designed by French architect and designer Jean-Marie Massaud, comfortable and private, the Massaud Collection allows for connecting with technology in a relaxed posture, while supporting productivity and wellbeing. Learn more here.
Lagunitas, a highly customizable lounge and table collection designed by Toan Nguyen. Lagunitas was born out of the idea that today’s workers require alternative spaces to traditional offices to provide them a more casual and inspiration environment to work, check emails or enjoy lunch. Learn more here.
The Regard furniture system offers a range of modular components to support students studying individually, working in groups or socializing with others. The system supports both short and long term stays, offers varying levels of privacy, integrates access to power and provides a place for student belongings. Regard is ideal for libraries, cafes and other in-between spaces on campus. Available in 2014. Learn more here.